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Poquelin II

theatre

Poquelin II
Poquelin II

24.11 – 26.11.2017

Jérôme Bel

Gala

dance

Gala
Gala

15.12 – 17.12.2017

Andrade
Andrade

29.11 – 30.11.2017

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55

24.01 – 23.11.2017

Benjamin Vandewalle

Walking the Line

dance

Walking the Line
Walking the Line

06.10 – 25.11.2017

In his latest performance, Benjamin Vandewalle is again accompanying you into the city. He takes the lead in a series of purposeful actions: some are banal, while others are completely unconventional. You leave as a group of individuals and gradually transform into one collective body.

Kris Verdonck

ISOS

installation

ISOS
ISOS

23.11 – 25.11.2017

Kris Verdonck makes in ISOS reference to the world and characters depicted in the apocalyptic science-fiction novels by James Graham Ballard. Ballard portrays in his magic realistic stories and autobiographical works, intelligent and visionary descriptions of a future world, which increasingly resembles our contemporary neoliberal society.

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VIDEO: Barbara Raes - Beyond the Spoken

during Our Daily Death

VIDEO: Barbara Raes - Beyond the Spoken
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